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Massanutten Resort: A Mid-Atlantic Family Vacation Destination in Any Season

It’s no secret that I love to travel with my kids. We’ve shared adventures from the Alps of Switzerland to the coastline of California. However, as much as I enjoy showing my kids the world, my children’s favorite vacation memories tend to be our more simple travels closer to home. Yes, if given the choice,...

Best Ski Resorts in the Southeast for Families

Skiing with the family in Virginia, West Virginia, and North Carolina is easy, fun, and economical. Southeastern ski resorts are smaller than those you find on the west coast, but they are still a delight for the entire family. A smaller resort is more affordable, making them ideal for once-per-season ski trip families.

Kid-Friendly Snow Activities: Snow Parks for Toddlers on the East Coast

Snow tubing can be a lot of fun for the whole family. But what about families with toddlers or preschoolers in tow? Fortunately, there are several East Coast resorts and tubing parks that have carved out winter play and kiddie tubing areas to the delight of parents up and down the coast.

Family Outdoor Adventures in Virginia Beach

I’ve listened  to my friends rave about their relaxing vacations in oceanfront hotels and strolls along the boardwalk in Virginia Beach from the moment that I arrived on the East Coast. But, I’m simply not a relaxing on the beach sort of gal; I love the sand between my toes and the sound of waves...

Family-Friendly Northern Virginia’s Wine Country

Photo By Woman_In_Travel Just a short drive beyond the traffic of the beltway and the crowds of tourists in Washington D.C., families can find great local food and drink in Northern Virginia’s Wine Country. While the area continues to grow and develop to meet the demands of the Capital Region, there are still plenty of...
Field trip tips to Northern VA

Field Trip Tips to Northern Virginia

Photo Courtesy of BigStock One of my favorite parts of being a homeschooling family is seeking out the opportunities to experience hands on activities. I love to see them light up when we connect the dots between learning and knowing. Field trips are a wonderful way to connect those dots for kids and to touch...
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Fall Family Fun near Washington D.C.

With farms, fall festivals, playgrounds, trails, and Halloween events stretching from the Appalachian Mountains to the Chesapeake Bay, the Capitol Region provides countless opportunities for making fun family memories during the fall season.
48 hours in Shenandoah County

48 Hours in Shenandoah County in the Shenandoah Valley

Take the kids to Shenandoah County for a 48 hour family getaway. The Shenandoah Valley is filled with family-friendly fun including museums, tasty food, hiking, and lots of fun.
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